Anne Kazak

Summary

Affiliation: The Children's Hospital of Philadelphia
Country: USA

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Family systems practice in pediatric psychology
    Anne E Kazak
    Department of Psychology, The Children s Hospital of Philadelphia, Pennsylvania 19104 4399, USA
    J Pediatr Psychol 27:133-43. 2002
  2. ncbi request reprint Patterns of posttraumatic stress symptoms in parents of childhood cancer survivors
    Melissa A Alderfer
    Division of Oncology, The Children s Hospital of Philadelphia, Philadelphia, PA 19104 4399, USA
    J Fam Psychol 19:430-40. 2005
  3. ncbi request reprint Feasibility and preliminary outcomes from a pilot study of a brief psychological intervention for families of children newly diagnosed with cancer
    Anne E Kazak
    Division of Oncology, The Children s Hospital of Philadelphia, Room 1486, CHOP North, 34th Street and Civic Center Boulevard, Philadelphia, PA 19104, USA
    J Pediatr Psychol 30:644-55. 2005
  4. ncbi request reprint Pediatric medical traumatic stress in pediatric oncology: family systems interventions
    Ahna L H Pai
    The Children s Hospital of Philadelphia, 34th and Civic Center Boulevard, Philadelphia, PA 19104, USA
    Curr Opin Pediatr 18:558-62. 2006
  5. ncbi request reprint Evidence-based assessment, intervention and psychosocial care in pediatric oncology: a blueprint for comprehensive services across treatment
    Anne E Kazak
    The Children s Hospital of Philadelphia, Philadelphia, PA 19104 4399, USA
    J Pediatr Psychol 32:1099-110. 2007
  6. pmc Prospectively examining physical activity in young adult survivors of childhood cancer and healthy controls
    Matthew C Hocking
    Division of Oncology, The Children s Hospital of Philadelphia, Philadelphia, PA 19104, USA
    Pediatr Blood Cancer 60:309-15. 2013
  7. pmc Screening for psychosocial risk in pediatric cancer
    Anne E Kazak
    Division of Oncology, The Children s Hospital of Philadelphia, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, USA
    Pediatr Blood Cancer 59:822-7. 2012
  8. pmc A revision of the intensity of treatment rating scale: classifying the intensity of pediatric cancer treatment
    Anne E Kazak
    Division of Oncology, The Children s Hospital of Philadelphia, Pennsylvania 19104, USA
    Pediatr Blood Cancer 59:96-9. 2012
  9. pmc Psychological outcomes and health beliefs in adolescent and young adult survivors of childhood cancer and controls
    Anne E Kazak
    ABPP, Division of Oncology, Children s Hospital of Philadelphia, Room 1486 CHOP North, 34th St and Civic Center Blvd, Philadelphia, PA, 19104, USA
    J Clin Oncol 28:2002-7. 2010
  10. ncbi request reprint An integrative model of pediatric medical traumatic stress
    Anne E Kazak
    The Children s Hospital of Philadelphia, 34th Street and Civic Center Boulevard, Room 1486 CHOP North, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania 19104 4399, USA
    J Pediatr Psychol 31:343-55. 2006

Detail Information

Publications45

  1. ncbi request reprint Family systems practice in pediatric psychology
    Anne E Kazak
    Department of Psychology, The Children s Hospital of Philadelphia, Pennsylvania 19104 4399, USA
    J Pediatr Psychol 27:133-43. 2002
    ..To present a pediatric psychology consultation treatment framework based on family systems and developmental theories...
  2. ncbi request reprint Patterns of posttraumatic stress symptoms in parents of childhood cancer survivors
    Melissa A Alderfer
    Division of Oncology, The Children s Hospital of Philadelphia, Philadelphia, PA 19104 4399, USA
    J Fam Psychol 19:430-40. 2005
    ..These clinically meaningful patterns reveal that a majority of families had at least one parent with moderate to severe PTS, which supports development of family-based interventions for this population...
  3. ncbi request reprint Feasibility and preliminary outcomes from a pilot study of a brief psychological intervention for families of children newly diagnosed with cancer
    Anne E Kazak
    Division of Oncology, The Children s Hospital of Philadelphia, Room 1486, CHOP North, 34th Street and Civic Center Boulevard, Philadelphia, PA 19104, USA
    J Pediatr Psychol 30:644-55. 2005
    ..To report initial feasibility and outcome from a pilot study of a new three-session intervention for caregivers of children newly diagnosed with cancer, Surviving Cancer Competently Intervention Program-Newly Diagnosed (SCCIP-ND)...
  4. ncbi request reprint Pediatric medical traumatic stress in pediatric oncology: family systems interventions
    Ahna L H Pai
    The Children s Hospital of Philadelphia, 34th and Civic Center Boulevard, Philadelphia, PA 19104, USA
    Curr Opin Pediatr 18:558-62. 2006
    ..Family systems interventions in pediatric oncology are reviewed, with a focus on reducing pediatric medical traumatic stress (PMTS) across members of the family...
  5. ncbi request reprint Evidence-based assessment, intervention and psychosocial care in pediatric oncology: a blueprint for comprehensive services across treatment
    Anne E Kazak
    The Children s Hospital of Philadelphia, Philadelphia, PA 19104 4399, USA
    J Pediatr Psychol 32:1099-110. 2007
    ....
  6. pmc Prospectively examining physical activity in young adult survivors of childhood cancer and healthy controls
    Matthew C Hocking
    Division of Oncology, The Children s Hospital of Philadelphia, Philadelphia, PA 19104, USA
    Pediatr Blood Cancer 60:309-15. 2013
    ....
  7. pmc Screening for psychosocial risk in pediatric cancer
    Anne E Kazak
    Division of Oncology, The Children s Hospital of Philadelphia, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, USA
    Pediatr Blood Cancer 59:822-7. 2012
    ..Implications of broadly implemented screening for all patients across treatment settings are discussed...
  8. pmc A revision of the intensity of treatment rating scale: classifying the intensity of pediatric cancer treatment
    Anne E Kazak
    Division of Oncology, The Children s Hospital of Philadelphia, Pennsylvania 19104, USA
    Pediatr Blood Cancer 59:96-9. 2012
    ..Experience with the ITR-2.0 and recent changes in treatment protocols indicated the need for a minor revision and revalidation...
  9. pmc Psychological outcomes and health beliefs in adolescent and young adult survivors of childhood cancer and controls
    Anne E Kazak
    ABPP, Division of Oncology, Children s Hospital of Philadelphia, Room 1486 CHOP North, 34th St and Civic Center Blvd, Philadelphia, PA, 19104, USA
    J Clin Oncol 28:2002-7. 2010
    ..Beliefs about health may be identified and targeted for intervention to improve quality of life, particularly when patient perceptions of current health problems are considered...
  10. ncbi request reprint An integrative model of pediatric medical traumatic stress
    Anne E Kazak
    The Children s Hospital of Philadelphia, 34th Street and Civic Center Boulevard, Room 1486 CHOP North, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania 19104 4399, USA
    J Pediatr Psychol 31:343-55. 2006
    ..To guide assessment and intervention for patients and families, a model for assessing and treating pediatric medical traumatic stress (PMTS) is presented that integrates the literature across pediatric conditions...
  11. ncbi request reprint Posttraumatic stress symptoms during treatment in parents of children with cancer
    Anne E Kazak
    Children s Hospital of Philadelphia, 34th St and Civic Center Blvd, Room 1486 CHOP North, Philadelphia, PA 19104 3299, USA
    J Clin Oncol 23:7405-10. 2005
    ..In this study we investigated the presence of PTSS in parents of children currently in treatment and their association with treatment intensity and length of time since diagnosis...
  12. ncbi request reprint Families of infants and young children with cancer: a post-traumatic stress framework
    Anne E Kazak
    The Children s Hospital of Philadelphia, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania 19104, USA
    Pediatr Blood Cancer 49:1109-13. 2007
    ..Examples of evidence-based interventional approaches relevant to families of young children with cancer are presented...
  13. ncbi request reprint Evidence-based interventions for survivors of childhood cancer and their families
    Anne E Kazak
    Children s Hospital of Philadelphia and The University of Pennsylvania, 19103 4399, USA
    J Pediatr Psychol 30:29-39. 2005
    ..To summarize existing empirical reports of psychological interventions for children with cancer and their families and to outline directions for future work...
  14. doi request reprint Association of psychosocial risk screening in pediatric cancer with psychosocial services provided
    Anne E Kazak
    Division of Oncology, The Children s Hospital of Philadelphia, Philadelphia, PA 19104, USA
    Psychooncology 20:715-23. 2011
    ....
  15. doi request reprint Translating science to practice: Clinical Grand Rounds Series in Health Psychology
    Anne E Kazak
    The Children s Hospital of Philadelphia, Philadelphia, PA 19104, USA
    Health Psychol 30:501-2. 2011
    ....
  16. doi request reprint Screening for psychosocial risk at pediatric cancer diagnosis: the psychosocial assessment tool
    Anne E Kazak
    Division of Oncology, The Children s Hospital of Philadelphia, Philadelphia, PA 19104, USA
    J Pediatr Hematol Oncol 33:289-94. 2011
    ..To investigate the feasibility of integrating an evidence-based screening tool of psychosocial risk in pediatric cancer care at diagnosis...
  17. ncbi request reprint Posttraumatic stress disorder (PTSD) and posttraumatic stress symptoms (PTSS) in families of adolescent childhood cancer survivors
    Anne E Kazak
    Division of Oncology, The Children s Hospital of Philadelphia, Pennsylvania 19104, USA
    J Pediatr Psychol 29:211-9. 2004
    ..To describe rates and concordance of posttraumatic stress disorder (PTSD) and posttraumatic stress symptoms (PTSS) in adolescent childhood cancer survivors and their mothers and fathers...
  18. ncbi request reprint Research priorities for family assessment and intervention in pediatric oncology
    Anne E Kazak
    Department of Pediatrics, University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, PA 19103 4399, USA
    J Pediatr Oncol Nurs 21:141-4. 2004
    ..Research to advance the development and application of standards of care during treatment is also advocated. The chapter concludes with opportunities for family-oriented research related to survivorship and end-of-life care...
  19. ncbi request reprint Cancer-related parental beliefs: the Family Illness Beliefs Inventory (FIBI)
    Anne E Kazak
    The Children s Hospital of Philadelphia and the University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania 19104 3299, USA
    J Pediatr Psychol 29:531-42. 2004
    ..The goal of this study was to develop a reliable and valid method for assessing the cancer-related beliefs of parents with a child in treatment for cancer...
  20. ncbi request reprint Treatment of posttraumatic stress symptoms in adolescent survivors of childhood cancer and their families: a randomized clinical trial
    Anne E Kazak
    Department of Pediatrics, The Children s Hospital of Philadelphia, The University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, PA 19104 4399, USA
    J Fam Psychol 18:493-504. 2004
    ..The data are supportive of brief interventions to reduce PTSS in this population and provide additional support for the importance of intervention for multiple members of the family...
  21. doi request reprint Family psychosocial risk, distress, and service utilization in pediatric cancer: predictive validity of the Psychosocial Assessment Tool
    Melissa A Alderfer
    Division of Oncology, The Children s Hospital of Philadelphia, and Department of Pediatrics, University of Pennsylvania School of Medicine, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania 19104, USA
    Cancer 115:4339-49. 2009
    ..The current study evaluated stability and predictive validity of PAT psychosocial risk classification with regard to distress, family functioning, and the use of psychosocial services over the first 4 months of treatment...
  22. pmc Conducting a randomized clinical trial of an psychological intervention for parents/caregivers of children with cancer shortly after diagnosis
    Meredith Lutz Stehl
    Division of Oncology, The Children s Hospital of Philadelphia, Philadelphia, PA 19104 4399, USA
    J Pediatr Psychol 34:803-16. 2009
    ..To report acceptability, feasibility, and outcome data from a randomized clinical trial (RCT) of a brief intervention for caregivers of children newly diagnosed with cancer...
  23. pmc Innate immune markers in mothers and fathers of children newly diagnosed with cancer
    Meredith J Lutz Stehl
    Division of Oncology, The Children s Hospital of Philadelphia, Philadelphia, PA 19104 4399, USA
    Neuroimmunomodulation 15:102-7. 2008
    ..Despite associations between stress and immune function in animal and human models, the immune function in caregivers of children at the time of a child-related potentially traumatic event, like cancer, is not known...
  24. pmc The Psychosocial Assessment Tool (PAT2.0): psychometric properties of a screener for psychosocial distress in families of children newly diagnosed with cancer
    Ahna L H Pai
    Division of Oncology, The Children s Hospital of Philadelphia, PA, USA
    J Pediatr Psychol 33:50-62. 2008
    ..Purpose Psychometric properties of the Psychosocial Assessment Tool 2.0 (PAT2.0), a brief screener for psychosocial risk in families of children with cancer, are presented...
  25. ncbi request reprint Posttraumatic growth in adolescent survivors of cancer and their mothers and fathers
    Lamia P Barakat
    Division of Oncology, Children s Hospital of Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, USA
    J Pediatr Psychol 31:413-9. 2006
    ..To describe posttraumatic growth (PTG) following childhood cancer survival and its association with demographic and disease/treatment variables, perceived treatment severity and life threat, and posttraumatic stress symptoms (PTSS)...
  26. ncbi request reprint Traumatic stress in parents of children admitted to the pediatric intensive care unit
    Andrew Balluffi
    Social Work Department, Children s Hospital of Philadelphia, 34th Street and Civic Center Boulevard, Philadelphia, PA 19104, USA
    Pediatr Crit Care Med 5:547-53. 2004
    ..To examine the correlation between parental perceptions of illness severity and objective measures. To assess the association among demographic, situational, and illness factors and the severity of ASD and PTSD...
  27. pmc Acute stress in parents of children newly diagnosed with cancer
    Anna Maria Patiño-Fernández
    Division of Oncology, The Children s Hospital of Philadelphia, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, USA
    Pediatr Blood Cancer 50:289-92. 2008
    ..Acute Stress Disorder (ASD) and subclinical symptoms of acute stress (SAS) may be a useful framework for understanding the psychological reactions of mothers and fathers of children newly diagnosed with a pediatric malignancy...
  28. ncbi request reprint Parental decision-making in congenital heart disease
    K Sarah Hoehn
    Division of Critical Care Medicine, Children s Hospital of Philadelphia, University of Pennsylvania School of Medicine, Philadelphia, PA 19104, USA
    Cardiol Young 14:309-14. 2004
    ..To explore whether prenatal diagnosis of congenital heart disease is associated with lower levels of parental distress and greater satisfaction with decisions about cardiothoracic surgery when compared to postnatal diagnosis...
  29. pmc Self-reported health problems of young adults in clinical settings: survivors of childhood cancer and healthy controls
    Lisa A Schwartz
    The Division of Oncology, The Children s Hospital of Philadelphia, PA 19104, USA
    J Am Board Fam Med 23:306-14. 2010
    ..It is unknown how their self-reported health problems differ from those of healthy young adults. Self-reported health problems of cancer survivors and healthy controls are compared in this study...
  30. doi request reprint Parental hopeful patterns of thinking, emotions, and pediatric palliative care decision making: a prospective cohort study
    Chris Feudtner
    General Pediatrics, The Children s Hospital of Philadelphia, 34th and Civic Center Boulevard, Philadelphia, PA 19104 USA
    Arch Pediatr Adolesc Med 164:831-9. 2010
    ....
  31. ncbi request reprint Identifying psychosocial risk indicative of subsequent resource use in families of newly diagnosed pediatric oncology patients
    Anne E Kazak
    Division of Oncology, The Children s Hospital of Philadelphia, Room 1486 CHOP North, 34th St and Civic Center Blvd, Philadelphia, PA 19104, USA
    J Clin Oncol 21:3220-5. 2003
    ..Additional study aims were to examine concordance among family and staff reports of psychosocial risk, changes in risk status over time, and to predict the use of psychosocial resources during the first months of treatment...
  32. ncbi request reprint Brief report: does posttraumatic stress apply to siblings of childhood cancer survivors?
    Melissa A Alderfer
    The Children s Hospital of Philadelphia, University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania 19104, USA
    J Pediatr Psychol 28:281-6. 2003
    ..To investigate whether adolescent siblings of childhood cancer survivors experience posttraumatic stress (PTS)...
  33. ncbi request reprint Cognitive, behavioral, and social outcome in survivors of childhood stem cell transplantation
    Steven Simms
    Division of Oncology, Children s Hospital of Philadelphia, Pennsylvania 19104, USA
    J Pediatr Hematol Oncol 24:115-9. 2002
    ..To evaluate prospectively the cognitive functioning and to obtain ratings of cognitive, behavioral, and social functioning for children receiving stem cell transplantation (SCT)...
  34. doi request reprint Screening for depression and anxiety in adolescent cancer patients
    Leslie S Kersun
    Division of Oncology, The Children s Hospital of Philadelphia, Philadelphia, PA 19104, USA
    J Pediatr Hematol Oncol 31:835-9. 2009
    ..Rates of adolescent self-reported anxiety and depression are low, although oncologists perceived more patient distress. This is an area for future investigation...
  35. pmc Family functioning and posttraumatic stress disorder in adolescent survivors of childhood cancer
    Melissa A Alderfer
    Division of Oncology, Children s Hospital of Philadelphia and Department of Pediatrics, University of Pennsylvania School of Medicine, USA
    J Fam Psychol 23:717-25. 2009
    ..This study provides evidence that family functioning is related to cancer-related posttraumatic reactions in adolescent survivors...
  36. ncbi request reprint Prescribing practices of selective serotonin reuptake inhibitors (SSRIs) among pediatric oncologists: a single institution experience
    Leslie S Kersun
    Department of Pediatrics, Division of Oncology, The Children s Hospital of Philadelphia, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania 19104, USA
    Pediatr Blood Cancer 47:339-42. 2006
    ..It would also be important to evaluate the benefits of a concurrent psychological intervention with medication...
  37. pmc Single parents of children with chronic illness: an understudied phenomenon
    Ronald T Brown
    Temple University, College of Health 3307 North Broad Street, 300 Jones Hall, Philadelphia, PA 19140, USA
    J Pediatr Psychol 33:408-21. 2008
    ..To examine the chronic illness literature and evaluate the impact on single parenting and children and adolescents with chronic illness...
  38. ncbi request reprint Posttraumatic stress disorder (PTSD) in young adult survivors of childhood cancer
    Mary T Rourke
    Division of Oncology, The Children s Hospital of Philadelphia, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania 19104, USA
    Pediatr Blood Cancer 49:177-82. 2007
    ....
  39. pmc Influence of stress in parents on child obesity and related behaviors
    Elizabeth P Parks
    Division of Gastroenterology, The Children s Hospital of Philadelphia, The Children s Hospital of Philadelphia, Philadelphia, PA 19104 4399, USA
    Pediatrics 130:e1096-104. 2012
    ..To assess associations of the number of parent stressors and parent-perceived stress with obesity and related behaviors in their children...
  40. ncbi request reprint What factors are associated with achieving high continuity of care?
    Dimitri A Christakis
    Department of Pediatrics, University of Washington, Seattle, WA 98115 8160, USA
    Fam Med 36:55-60. 2004
    ..This study explored what patient, family, provider, and system factors are associated with high continuity of both total and well-child care...
  41. ncbi request reprint Classifying the intensity of pediatric cancer treatment protocols: the intensity of treatment rating scale 2.0 (ITR-2)
    Branlyn E Werba
    Division of Oncology, The Children s Hospital of Philadelphia, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania 19104 4399, USA
    Pediatr Blood Cancer 48:673-7. 2007
    ..To develop and validate a method of classifying the intensity of pediatric oncology treatments using four operationally defined categories of treatment intensity...
  42. pmc Validation of the pediatric cardiac quality of life inventory
    Bradley S Marino
    Cincinnati Children s Hospital Medical Center, Department of Pediatrics, 3333 Burnet Ave, MLC 5050, Cincinnati, OH 45229, USA
    Pediatrics 126:498-508. 2010
    ..The purpose of this multicenter study was to confirm the validity and reliability of the Pediatric Cardiac Quality of Life Inventory (PCQLI)...
  43. pmc A multicenter, randomized clinical trial of a cognitive remediation program for childhood survivors of a pediatric malignancy
    Robert W Butler
    Department of Pediatric Hematology Oncology, Oregon Health and Science University, Portland, OR 97239, USA
    J Consult Clin Psychol 76:367-78. 2008
    ..Long-term clinical significance remains unproven. Further work is needed to improve effect sizes and treatment compliance and to address the needs of other populations with pediatric brain injury...
  44. ncbi request reprint Journal of Pediatric Psychology (JPP), 1998-2002: editor's vale dictum
    Anne E Kazak
    The Children s Hospital of Philadelphia and the University of Pennsylvania School of Medicine
    J Pediatr Psychol 27:653-63. 2002
  45. ncbi request reprint The medical traumatic stress toolkit
    Margaret L Stuber
    Semel Institute for Neurosciences and Human Behavior, University of California, Los Angeles, Los Angeles, CA 90024 1759, USA
    CNS Spectr 11:137-42. 2006
    ..nctsn.org...

Research Grants16

  1. CHANGING PARENTAL BELIEFS IN PEDIATRICS ONCOLOGY
    Anne Kazak; Fiscal Year: 2005
    ..If effective, SCCIP-R would provide evidence for the feasibility and importance of providing systemic intervention with families of patients with cancer. ..
  2. PSYCHOLOGICAL OUTCOME IN CHILDHOOD CANCER SURVIVORS
    Anne Kazak; Fiscal Year: 2007
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  3. Psychosocial Assessment Tool:Risk Factors for Distress
    Anne Kazak; Fiscal Year: 2004
    ..By reliably identifying families with varying levels of risk at diagnosis we may develop subsequent interventions which match their level of need over the course of treatment. ..
  4. STRESS, SUPPORT AND SURVIVAL--CHILDREN AT MEDICAL RISK
    Anne Kazak; Fiscal Year: 2002
    ....